Three extra returnees from the UK have examined postive for the brand new Britain COVID-19 pressure, genomic evaluation has confirmed, Tamil Nadu
authorities mentioned on Monday. With this, the variety of UK returnees who’ve examined optimistic for the brand new variant within the state has gone as much as 4. A youth, who returned from the UK had just lately examined optimistic for the brand new pressure present in Britain.
Quoting outcomes of genomic evaluation from the Nationwide Institute of Virology, Pune, Well being Secretary J Radhakrishnan mentioned eight others have examined adverse for the UK pressure.
Out of 44 returnees, the outcomes of genomic evaluation of 12 have been acquired and 32 had been being awaited, he mentioned in a press release tonight.
“All the returnees are being handled in authorities hospitals in separate wings. Their well being situation is secure and they’re being intently monitored by docs,” he mentioned.